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People build a snowman in front of the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem's Old City

People build a snowman in front of the Dome of the Rock in the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City December 12, 2013. Snow fell in Jerusalem and parts of the occupied West Bank where schools and offices were widely closed and public transport was paused. REUTERS/Ammar Awad (JERUSALEM - Tags: RELIGION ENVIRONMENT)

Rare snow paralyzes Jerusalem

12 December 2013

Schools and offices shut down and public transport was paused when an unusual storm brought snow to Jerusalem and parts of the occupied West Bank on Jan. 10.